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Hypatia

What does Hypatia mean?

Hypatia Pronunciation of Hypatia [hy-pa-tia] as a girls' name is of Greek origin, and the meaning of Hypatia is "highest". From hypatos. Hypatia of Alexandria was a fifth-century BC woman known as a mathematician, philosopher and astronomer. A novel was written about her in 1853 by Charles Kingsley.

Associated with: greek, novel (literary).

Variations

Hypatia has 3 variants: Hypacia, Hypasia and Patsy.

Creative forms:
(female) Hyparia, Hypasi, ..

(male) Hypahil, Hypaton, ..

Middle name pairings:
Hypatia Symphony (H.S.), ..

How popular is Hypatia?

Hypatia is an uncommon first name for women. Hypatia is an equivalently unique last name too for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. The only popular related form of Hypatia (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000 is Patsy. Adoption of this form of Hypatia was well-received 9 decades ago (#61), but now, Patsy has become less fashionable. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Patsy in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Hypatia and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aspasia, Catia, Cyntia, Cytia (see Cynthia), Datia, Gratia, Hadia, Halia, Hamania, Hania, Heladia, Hephzia (see Hephzibah), Hepzia (see Hephzibah), Hestia, Hilaria, Horacia, Horatia, Ignatia, Iynaia, Katia, Latia, Myrtia, Oratia and Tatia. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hypatia.

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